Memphis Bleek

Estelle Releases Inaugural Mixtape
British songstress, Estelle, has teamed with Atlanta's DJ Trauma to release a new mixtape in June.
The project, titled '#Ialmostmadeamixtape,' is an eleven-track collaboration that features original songs as well as several covers. The mixtape's lead single, ',' features…
Rapper G Baby Killed Following Fabolous Concert
Aspiring Brooklyn rapper Gregory "G Baby" Brown was fatally shot after a Fabolous concert in New York on Friday (March 12). Although details are scarce, the shooting took place at Amazura Nightclub in Queens after a show thrown by cell phone company, Metro PCS and local radio stati…
Freeway Can ‘Do It on His Own’
In 2003, Freeway released his debut album 'Philadelphia Freeway' as he, Beanie Sigel and Memphis Bleek were riding high on the wave of Roc-A-Fella's success. The album was manned by Def Jam's in-house producer Just Blaze, with some extra tweaking from a relatively unknown Kanye W…
Memphis Bleek Questions Beanie Sigel’s Jay-Z Disses
Beanie Sigel is still attempting to initiate a war with Jay-Z, but the Philly rapper seems to have fewer and fewer allies in his court. Memphis Bleek recently told MTV News that he fails to understand the thought process behind Sigel's decision to carry on the fight
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Memphis Bleek Explains Why He Left Def Jam
While VH1 gears up to celebrate Def Jam's 25th anniversary at the annual Hip Hop Honors show on Oct. 13 some artists are going the opposite route and taking the time to express their discontent with the iconic hip-hop label. For years now, artists have criticized the label for focusing its marketing…
Say What! — Jay-Z Says Praises Oprah’s Rap Skills + More
As Jay-Z and Oprah's weird celebrity friendship/crush continues, the two discussed the "rap lesson" he recently gave her, and Jay awkwardly tried to explain to Oprah's friend Gayle, that Oprah is basically top 10 MC. "She's very aware of herself, and she&ap…
Memphis Bleek Says Timbaland Leaked Jay-Z’s BP3 Tracks
Song leaks are a gift and a curse for most recording artists. While bootlegging is an inevitability at this point, some record labels offer advance songs as an element of their marketing strategy, or to test the waters for feedback from the online community...
Memphis Bleek to Release ‘The Process’ On His Own Label
Memphis Bleek is taking the independent route for his fifth album, 'The Process,' ending a decade-long relationship with Jay-Z's Roc-A-Fella Records. Bleek will release the follow-up to 2005's '534' on his own imprint, Get Low Records, with distribution through Boston-b…